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RICKY JEAN-FRANCOIS RUMORS

Redskins Cleaning Up The Defensive Line

The Redskins have parted ways with veteran defensive lineman Stephen Bowen and Barry Cofield. The moves come on the heels of the big free agency acquisition of free agent Ricky Jean Francois. Washington also announced that they have re-signed veteran offensive tackle Tom Compton. Stephen Bowen joins Barry Cofield on discard pile in Washington http://t.co/077d6LIyD0 — ProFootballTalk...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Key dates on the NFL 2015 Calendar, or how the Redskins can sign players now

The NFL 2015 calendar says the League Year starts March 10. So how is it that the Redskins can sign free agent DT Ricky Jean Francois yesterday, February 26? The answer is in the 2015 league calendar. Teams may begin to sign free agents whose contracts have expired on February 10. Goody. The NFL calendar is set by negotiation between the league and the Players’ Association under...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Washington Redskins sign Ricky Jean-Francois to three year contract

That didn’t take long. Three days ago the Indianapolis Colts released defensive end Ricky Jean-Francois. Today he signed with a new team, the Washington Redskins. According to a report by Pro Footbalk Talk, Washington has signed him to a three-year deal: Three years, up to $11.25 million for Ricky Jean Francois in Washington http://t.co/cE2zeLXUVH — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk...
Via cover32 - Redskins
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Sign DL Ricky Jean Francois To A Three-Year, $9M Contract

Pro Football Talk first reported that the Redskins have signed former Colts DL Ricky Jean Francois to a three-year contract. Adam Schefter reports that Jean Francois’ contract is worth $9 million and includes $4 million guaranteed. Jean Francois can make a total of $11.25 million if he reaches the incentives in the agreement. From the looks of it, Jean Francois receives...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Former San Francisco 49ers DE and free agent Ricky Jean Francois to visit team

If you liked what Ricky Jean Francois did with the San Francisco 49ers a few years ago I have good news. Yesterday the Indianapolis Colts cut the six-year defensive end and now several reports have come out that teams around the NFL are anxious to meet with him… Free agent DT Ricky Jean Francois is reportedly visiting the Redskins, 49ers http://t.co/p9I2fzEiPH pic.twitter.com...
Via cover32 - 49ers
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Release of RJF Exemplifies Colts’ Free Agent Struggles

The bloodbath of cap-saving cuts continued on Monday with the release of defensive end Ricky Jean Francois, a move that wasn’t completely expected, yet not surprising. Jean Francois was a charismatic locker-room presence who was never short of a quote for the media. He was a leader on the defensive line despite just arriving in Indianapolis in 2013. During my training camp trip...
Via The Colts Authority
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts release Ricky Jean Francois in salary-cap move

  The Colts have released defensive tackle Ricky Jean Francois in a cost-cutting move. Indianapolis had signed Jean Francois to a four-year, $22 million contract in 2013. But the team on Monday chose to take the salary-cap savings of nearly $5 million. That could give the Colts more room to reinforce its offensive and defensive lines in free agency. Jean Francois started 23 games...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis releases defensive lineman Ricky Jean-Francois

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Colts have released defensive tackle Ricky Jean Francois in a cost-cutting move. Indianapolis had signed Jean Francois to a four-year, $22 million contract in 2013. But the team on Monday chose to take the salary-cap savings of nearly $5 million. That could give the Colts more room to reinforce its offensive and defensive lines in free agency. Jean Francois...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Indianapolis Colts make another big move, cut Ricky Jean-Francois

The Indianapolis Colts have not been shy about cuts this young offseason. That trend didn’t stop on Monday. The #Colts released DT Ricky Jean-Francois, who signed a 4-year, 22M deal in 2013. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) February 23, 2015 Jean-Francois played in all 16 games last season recording 18 tackles, six passes defended and three sacks. With all the moves the Colts have...
Via cover32 - Colts
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts Release DE Ricky Jean-Francois

The Indianapolis Colts announced the release of DT Ricky Jean-Francois on Monday. This is an interesting move for the Colts, seeing as Jean-Francois was a big-name free agent addition just a few years ago. Jean-Francois, 28, signed a four-year, $22 million contract that included $5.5 million guaranteed with the Colts back in 2013. He had base salaries of $5.5 million coming...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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